Google Hurdles Is a Great Time Waster

Google Hurdles Is a Great Time Waster

The geniuses over at Google have launched a fantastic way for me to waste a meeting-free afternoon. Hurdling! In the spirit of the London Olympic games, Google has a very simple hurdle game on their...

published: 08/07/2012

comments: 1


Auditorium – A Game to Help Get You Through January 2, 2012

Auditorium – A Game to Help Get You Through January 2, 2012

If you are one of the unfortunate few that are working today, we recommend giving Auditorium a try. The majority of people are not working on January 2, 2012 (considering all banks are shut down),...

published: 01/02/2012

comments: 0


Game: SPENT – Can You Make It 30 Days On A Waiter’s Salary?

Game: SPENT – Can You Make It 30 Days On A Waiter’s Salary?

Over 14 million Americans are unemployed. Now imagine you’re one of them. Your savings are gone. You’ve lost your house. You’re a single parent. And you’re down to your last $1,000. Can you make it...

published: 10/26/2011

comments: 0


Impress Your Coworkers With Turntable.fm

Impress Your Coworkers With Turntable.fm

The other night I was talking to a friend who is a working actor in Los Angeles. We were talking about why many so many bad YouTube videos have massive amounts of page views. Lady...

published: 06/17/2011

comments: 1


Angry Birds Now Available On The Web

Angry Birds Now Available On The Web

If you do not care about shamelessly displaying the fact you’re not working, great news came out yesterday. Angry Birds is now available on the web! That’s right: The app that is an Apple chart-topper...

published: 05/12/2011

comments: 1


How to Make M.C. Escher’s “Relativity” from a Single Piece of Paper

How to Make M.C. Escher’s “Relativity” from a Single Piece of Paper

I am totally going to try this. Bryan Peele (aka “Crackpot Papercraft” on Flikr) has created a pattern for M.C. Escher’s “Relativity” cut and folded, without use of glue or other adhesive. All you need is a 8.5″ x...

published: 05/11/2011

comments: 0


SFW Blogs and Games for People Who Have Better Things to be Doing

SFW Blogs and Games for People Who Have Better Things to be Doing

A few weeks ago I posted an article about how to focus throughout the work day.  If you found that article informative and are following ANY of the rules I mentioned, DO NOT READ ANY...

published: 04/29/2011

comments: 5


Angry Birds Desk Set

Angry Birds Desk Set

Do you have a color printer in your office? Time to get birding! The Little Plastic Man Blog is offering up these amazing print, cut and fold paper Angry Birds patterns (download instructions here). It’s a...

published: 03/24/2011

comments: 5


Game: Corporation, Inc.

Game: Corporation, Inc.

Another great time waster from Armor Games – this time, they mean business! Ok, ok, bad joke, but good game. Your role is to construct a functional office, and build your corporation by adding building...

published: 03/02/2011

comments: 0


The Most Awesomest Thing Ever

The Most Awesomest Thing Ever

What's more awesome? The Street Fighter hadouken or The Boston Tea Party. Your inclination might be to say 'hadouken' but think about it...

published: 11/05/2010

comments: 1


Typeracer.com: Mavis Beacon Comes Full Circle

Typeracer.com: Mavis Beacon Comes Full Circle

Do you remember the first time you met Mavis Beacon? I do. I was a young lad. My father came home and pronounced we’d all be proficient typists in no time! We danced around the...

published: 07/13/2010

comments: 3


Super Stacker — Tetris Comes To Life

Super Stacker — Tetris Comes To Life

June 6 is forever etched in history as D-Day. A day of heroes. But 26 years ago, it was the day Alexey Pazhitnov created Tetris. So many car trips consumed with the square, precious L...

published: 06/08/2010

comments: 0


Bros Icing Bros — The Latest Drinking Craze

Bros Icing Bros — The Latest Drinking Craze

There’s a new drinking game making its way across the country. Consider this your warning. Bros Icing Bros is simple: 1. Give a “bro” a Smirnoff Ice (any flavor) and he has to get down...

published: 05/25/2010

comments: 5


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